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Palace of Versailles, France.

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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Palaces -- France -- Versailles

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PAL--Fra--Ve
Topics
Castles & palaces -- France
Château de Versailles (Versailles, France)
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "This wonderful building with its extensive park was the home of Louis XIV, who caused it to be erected here at a cost of two hundred millions of dollars. The stories of the number of men and horses employed in its construction border on the fabulous. Voltaire called it "The abyss of expenses" Includes additional text.

Source note: Glimpses of the world : a portfolio of photographs of the marvellous works of God and man. (Chicago : Peale, 1892, 1907) Stoddard, John L. (John Lawson) (1850-1931), Author.
Physical Description
Form: Halftone photomechanical prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 2030159
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17556487
Barcode : 33333159479126
UUID: e8d305f0-c560-012f-8a43-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Palace of Versailles, France." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-eb16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Palace of Versailles, France." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-eb16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1892). Palace of Versailles, France. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-eb16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Palace of Versailles, France.